The biggest bet of the day comes on the back of Man Utd’s Community Shield triumph on Sunday afternoon as one punter has placed £700 on Man Utd to win the Premier League. They are currently second-favourites behind rivals Man City at best-price 18/5.

Man Utd - 1pt @ 18/5

Novak’s loss is Andy’s gain. We’ve seen a £550 bet on Andy Murray to win gold in the men’s singles at the Olympics. Following Novak Djokovic’s defeat to Juan Martin del Potro late last night, Murray is now the strong favourite at evens.

Andy Murray - 1pt @ 1/1

Following his remarkable hot-streak, Andy Holding could do with a winner today and has tipped Walkabout to go well in the 19:10 at Ballinrobe. An Oddschecker customer has put £500 on him to win. Come on Walkabout!

Walkabout - 1pt @ 11/8

One of you fancies Aston Villa’s loss on the opening day to mean little come the end of the season. £400 on Villa to be promoted from the Championship makes fourth spot. Currently best-price 4/1 but as short as 11/4 in places.

Aston Villa - 1pt @ 4/1

Another Premier League outright bet makes the top five bets of the day today with this punter betting £370 on Liverpool to win the title. Currently as long as 9/1 in places. Genius? Delusion? Only time will tell.

Liverpool - 1pt @ 9/1